Mihalics Law Firm joins IR as the exclusive IP – Trademark & Copyright and IP – Patents Member in Hungary

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Dr. Roberta Pál of Mihalics Law Firm. Roberta has joined IR as our exclusive IP – Trademark & Copyright and IP – Patents Member in Hungary. Founded in the heart of Budapest in 2004, Mihalics Law Firm has been providing its clients […]

Dr. Roberta PálPartner, Mihalics Law Firm

First a brief roll of thunder from the EP – now a surprising and sky clearing draft by the Commission. Updates on targeted advertising in the EU

The EU Digital Services Act is taking shape – with potential changes for the advertising industry. While voices from the European Parliament (“EP”) preferred a rather restrictive approach, the EU Commission, under the leadership of the responsible Commissioner Vestager, recently released a press release and the proposal for a “Regulation on a Single Market For […]

Margret Knitter LL.M.Partner, SKW Schwarz Rechtsanwälte

Risti Wulansari of K&K Advocates participated in The Art of Deal Making: Using External Expertise Effectively

Foreword by Andrew Chilvers For ambitious companies eager to expand into overseas markets, often the conventional route of organic business development is simply not fast enough. The other option to invest in or buy a business outright is far quicker but often fraught with unforeseen dangers. And even the biggest, most experienced players can get […]

Justisiari KusumahManaging Partner, K&K Advocates

Alejandro Castro Angulo of Union Andina participated in The Art of Deal Making: Using External Expertise Effectively

Foreword by Andrew Chilvers For ambitious companies eager to expand into overseas markets, often the conventional route of organic business development is simply not fast enough. The other option to invest in or buy a business outright is far quicker but often fraught with unforeseen dangers. And even the biggest, most experienced players can get […]

Alejandro Castro AnguloPartner and Managing Director, Union Andina

Mark Millward and Eliza Low of mdp Law participated in The Art of Deal Making: Using External Expertise Effectively

Foreword by Andrew Chilvers For ambitious companies eager to expand into overseas markets, often the conventional route of organic business development is simply not fast enough. The other option to invest in or buy a business outright is far quicker but often fraught with unforeseen dangers. And even the biggest, most experienced players can get […]

Gavin DohertyDirector, mdp Law

Elizabeth S. Dipchand and Dan Pollack of Dipchand LLP participated in The Art of Deal Making: Using External Expertise Effectively

Foreword by Andrew Chilvers For ambitious companies eager to expand into overseas markets, often the conventional route of organic business development is simply not fast enough. The other option to invest in or buy a business outright is far quicker but often fraught with unforeseen dangers. And even the biggest, most experienced players can get […]

Dan PollackPartner, Dipchand LLP

Elizabeth S. Dipchand and Dan Pollack of Dipchand LLP participated in The Art of Deal Making: Using External Expertise Effectively

Foreword by Andrew Chilvers For ambitious companies eager to expand into overseas markets, often the conventional route of organic business development is simply not fast enough. The other option to invest in or buy a business outright is far quicker but often fraught with unforeseen dangers. And even the biggest, most experienced players can get […]

Elizabeth S. DipchandPartner, Dipchand LLP

Bad news for WhatsApp as Norwegian Board of Appeal refuses to register logo

With a reported total of more than 500 million users globally, many of us will have used or at least heard of WhatsApp. In a recent decision dated 24 September 2020, the Board of Appeal for Industrial Property Rights ruled against WhatsApp in its appeal against an earlier decision of the Norwegian Industrial Property Office […]

Lars PlatouAttorney at Law, AWA

How the amended Norwegian Trade Marks Act will affect applicants and owners

The upcoming amendments to the Norwegian Trade Marks Act align law and practice with the EEA, but also provides opportunities for trademark owners and applicants in terms of enhanced registration and protection scope as well as considerations for alternate filing strategies The European Economic Area (EEA) Joint Committee decided on February 7, 2020, to implement Trademark […]

Lars PlatouAttorney at Law, AWA

Liuming International joins IR as the exclusive IP – Trademark & Copyright Member in China

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Wei Xin of Liuming International. Wei Xin has joined IR as our exclusive IP – Trademark & Copyright Member in China. Liuming International, the International Business Group of Beijing Liuming Law Firm, is a specialised legal team. Its leaders have many years of experience […]

Wei XinSenior Adviser, Liuming International

AWA joins IR as the exclusive IP – Trademark & Copyright Member in Norway

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Lars Platou of AWA. Lars has joined IR as our exclusive IP – Trademark & Copyright Member in Norway. AWA is a leading full-service intellectual property firm with 350+ employees across 16 offices in Norway, Belgium, Switzerland, Sweden, Denmark, Germany, China and […]

Lars PlatouAttorney at Law, AWA

The European Justice annuls a resolution of the EUIPO on a Spanish trademark

Brussels, Dec 2 (EFE) .- The General Court of the European Union (TGUE) annulled this Wednesday a resolution of the Community Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) in which it gave the reason to the Barcelona company Embutidos Monells for a conflict in the registration of a trademark similar to that of the Sánchez Romero Carvajal Jabugo […]

José Mª Iglesias MonraváGeneral Manager, Aguilar & Revenga